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Date(s) - Oct 29, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm



“I Saw This TikTok…”

Strategies to Use Social Media as an Opportunity for Psychoeducation in a Therapeutic Setting

Rebecca J. Ristow, LIMHP

This presentation aims to incorporate information presented on social media phone applications as an opportunity for psychoeducation in the therapeutic setting. The first portion of the presentation will review criteria for anxiety-related disorders and mood-related disorders. The second portion of the presentation will develop strategies to use information a client may bring from a social media application as an opportunity for psychoeducation and clarification on symptom presentation. Please bring your copy of the DSM-V to the presentation for review of criteria and add to the presentation activity.

Rebecca Ristow, LIMHP has been practicing therapy in Lincoln, Nebraska for five years. She served as a therapist with Behaven Kids and Lutheran Family Services. While serving at Lutheran Family Services, Rebecca’s primary case load consisted of 19- to 35-year-old having difficulty adjusting to the early adulthood stage of development. Rebecca has also served as an adjunct psychology professor at Concordia University in Seward, Nebraska for four years. Rebecca earned her Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling from the University of Nebraska – Omaha. In her free time, Rebecca enjoys practicing the art of marriage with her husband, Andrew. They enjoy attempting home improvement projects together. Rebecca enjoys Seinfeld, terrible puns, yoga, and Lord of the Rings.

October 29, 2021

This event is online only. Login starts at 11:55am. Log in information will be emailed out prior to the event to those who have signed up and paid.

Rebecca will begin at 12pm and end at 1pm.

This program meets the criteria of an approved continuing education program for mental health practice for  1CEU.

  • APPT Member Rate: $20
  • APPT Non-Member Rate: $30
  • Student Rate: $15

Cancellation Policy For APPT

Contact Kristan Kiger by 5pm on 10/26/21 to receive a credit to be used for a future event or your membership dues.  Credits will not be given after 5pm on 10/26/21.


ADA Needs:

We would be happy to accommodate your ADA needs or concerns. Please contact Kristan Kiger at 402-370-6898 or appt.ne@gmail.com ahead of the event.

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Bookings are closed for this event.